Two Chapman University students awarded entrance to leadership program

August 24, 2016 by | Campus Life

Two Chapman University students have been awarded entrance to the Phillips University Legacy Foundation and Leadership Development Program for 2016-2017. In addition to the scholarship award, Avery Bennett ‘20, a peace studies major, and Stephanie Caress ’18, a music and strategic and corporate communications double major, will be eligible for specialized leadership training at an

Students on the move are moving in The class of 2020 is officially here!

August 23, 2016 by | Campus Life

Shopping carts filled to teetering with boxes, bags and economy-sized packs of toilet paper. stream out of the parking structures, filling the sidewalks, forming trains down the dormitory corridors. It’s a frenzy of “Wait where is this?,” and “Where’s the check-in?” or “I can’t find my room.” It’s move-in day. Bring the stuff, bring your

California Preservation Foundation honors Chapman University’s DMAC

August 23, 2016 by | Arts and Culture

Chapman University’s Digital Media Arts Center, a historic building transformed into a unique teaching space, has been named a recipient of a 2016 California Preservation Foundation award. The prestigious awards are given each year by the foundation to recognize California’s top examples of design excellence and historic preservation. The Digital Media Arts Center – known

Chapman University forges ties with local Muslim community

August 19, 2016 by | Arts and Culture

Chapman University’s Fish Interfaith Center and Leatherby Libraries are partnering in an initiative to forge closer ties with Orange County’s Muslim and Muslim-American communities — and the first evidence of that nascent partnership was on display at a recent luncheon of the Minaret Business Organization (MBO) held at the Interfaith Center.  Charlene Baldwin, dean of

Chapman students tap into election year with Voter app

August 19, 2016 by | Uncategorized

Don’t know who to vote for in this election? Voter can help you. The free app (available for both iOS and android) developed by Chapman students at The Leatherby Center’s Launch Labs will match you with candidates running for office – think of it as Tinder for politics. Quite simply, when you download Voter, it

Chapman Entrepreneurs are VYRL!

August 11, 2016 by | Business and Law

One of the start-up teams in Chapman’s Launch Labs – an incubator in the Argyros School’s Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Ethics – is VYRL. And, in their recent soft launch, VYRL quietly went viral. Chapman student and VYRL CEO Jason Goldberg ’17 founded the company behind the app in 2015 while still a

International students to be greeted with a world of support

August 10, 2016 by | Campus Life

When Chapman University students return to campus this fall, a record number of more than 500 international students representing 70 countries will be among them. And thanks to the work and suggestions of the Chapman Diversity Project, their transition to life and academics here will be made a little easier. International students will be welcomed